I am running raspibian Jessie on raspberry pi 3, And I want to backup the entire raspibian OS to a disk image!

Is it possible if I can backup to disk right from within raspibian OS running installed from the sd card on raspberry pi3?


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You could, if you really want an image with lots of rubbish. For a more practical approach see can-a-raspberry-pi-be-used-to-create-a-backup-of-itself

  • Well what are you reffering rubbish too ? Commented Aug 21, 2016 at 11:59
  • @Ciastopiekarz Read the link which will describe the stuff you DON'T want.
    – Milliways
    Commented Aug 21, 2016 at 12:03

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